Daniel Tabak has experience in commercial litigation, bankruptcy litigation, complex securities litigation, regulatory enforcement, and internal investigations. Dan has been recognized by Legal 500’s U.S. guide in its securities litigation coverage each year since 2013 and in its commercial litigation category. He has also been named a “Local Litigation Star” in the 2018 edition of Benchmark Litigation and has also been named one of New York’s Super Lawyers for Business Litigation each year since 2014. Dan is a former member of Law360's editorial advisory board for its legal ethics coverage. He is co-chair of the firm's Ethics Committee, chair of its Pro Bono Committee, and a member of the firm’s Diversity Committee.
Dan is a graduate of Columbia Law School, where he was a James Kent Scholar and a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. He is also a graduate of Harvard College, where he was a John Harvard Scholar and a Harvard College Scholar. Prior to joining the firm, he was a litigation associate at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP. He also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Allyne R. Ross of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York.
Columbia Law School (J.D. 1995); Harvard College (A.B., cum laude, 1992)
New York State; New Jersey State; U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; United States District Court for the District of New Jersey; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second and Tenth Circuits
Activities and Affiliations
Member, New York City Bar Association (Former Member of Committee on Professional Responsibility)
Member, American Bar Association
Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
Former Member, Law360's Edtorial Adviosory Board (for Legal Ethics Coverage)